The open cluster NGC 2302

Image of NGC 2302
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Ashburn , NGC 2302 is not observable – it will reach its highest point in the sky during daytime and is 21° below the horizon at dawn.

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Name NGC 2302
Object Type Open Cluster
Position
Constellation:Monoceros
Magnitude:8.90 (V)[2]
Right Ascension:06h51m [1]
Declination:-07°04' [1]
Distance:1.5 kpc
4.9 klyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):-1.98

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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